Spring cleaning? March 24, 2006Posted by BiB in Uncategorized.
Radio Svaboda is reporting that the police have moved onto October Square in Minsk to round up, or clear away, the remaining protesters. Foreign media interest has already waned and the middle of the night is when there are fewest people and least attention, of course. And there’s probably a desire on the part of the authorities for there not to be a continuous display of defiance up until Saturday when it is hoped there’ll be a slightly larger turnout of protesters on the anniversary of Belarus’s declaration of independence back in 1918…